BUIES CREEK – Campbell’s 2021 Spring Football Game is set for Saturday, March 13. The scrimmage, scheduled for 9:00 a.m. at Barker-Lane Stadium, will conclude the Camels’ spring practice slate.
The Camels will take the field at 9:00 a.m., with the game kicking off at 9:30 a.m. The format will include an offense vs. defense scoring system, 15 minute quarters and a running game clock.
The event will be open to a limited number of Campbell students and faculty/staff, as well as football student-athlete parents. For CU students and faculty/staff sign-up, head to GoCamels.com, and for more information on the Campbell University Health and Safety Task Force’s attendance policy, effective March 1, click here.
Following the game, a private dedication ceremony for the Louisa Alliene Taylor Football Locker Room will take place outside the newly renovated venue.
Campbell is coming off a four-game, all-FBS schedule in the fall of 2020, taking on Georgia Southern, Coastal Carolina, Appalachian State and Wake Forest.
The Camels are scheduled to begin the 2021 season at Liberty on September 4, making its 2021 home debut on September 11 against Elon, 665 days since last hosting a football game at Barker-Lane Stadium (vs. No. 15 Monmouth, November 16, 2019).
CU returns a bevy of talent to its roster, including all six of its 2020 Preseason All-Big South selections.
2019 freshman All-American quarterback Hajj-Malik Williams was named 2020 Big South Preseason Offensive Player of the Year, while 2018 first team all-conference wide receiver, Caleb Snead joined Williams on the preseason All-Big South offensive squad.
On the defensive side, returning First Team All-Big South performers Justice Galloway-Velazquez and Darion Slade, as well as 2019 second team all-conference defensive end Brevin Allen were all named to the preseason team.
Tyler McLellan, a 2019 Second Team All-Big South offensive lineman, was also named honorable mention preseason all-conference, leading the Camels up front.